This is still an issue in 2020. I’m using the Gravityforms User Registration add-on to create users and populate acf fields with form data. In the backend on the user profile all the fieldvalues are there, the metafields are also present in the database.
But the fields won’t show up in the WP Rest API or with get_field, unless I manually save the user profile…
What should we do to make the fieldvalues available right away?
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